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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Machine Operator in Aurora, Illinois

Job Description


  • WATCH COATING PAN STATION CLOSELY- This is where most employees will spend the most significant time during their probationary period.

  • Be responsible for indicating to team members problems that may require them to slow or stop the coating process

  • Materials used to coat with all water based products- ammonia smell present- breathing apparatus can be made available if required

  • Be responsible for maintaining uniform uncoated edges as well as monitor entire web coating on material

  • Be responsible for the unwind of material- indicate to team members when roll is at a size where machine may be required to slow down/stop or a new roll is needed

  • Cleaning of rollers/equipment when machine has stopped or pre/post coating process

  • Aiding team members with new roll put ups/takedowns, splicing of new material

  • Be able to safely handle forklifts to bring material to unwind and off rewinds of machines as well as weigh totes/scrap materials

  • Coating Machine rewind duties to be trained once operator has successfully operated Coating Pan responsibilities


  • Responsible for converting coated material into customer specified roll sizes through company Purchase orders

  • Responsible for maintaining paperwork for customers who require a Process Control Report/Slitter Process report indicating customer specs, roll weights, pallet weights etc

  • Roll weight handling can be from 6# to over 100# rolls required to be palletized by hand

  • Responsible for watching for flags in roll which require machine to be stopped or slowed up depending on flag status

  • Responsible for changeovers/ splices according to spec

  • Responsible for indicating to a manager material issues preventing quality converting

  • Correctly label and stack product on skid making sure to properly secure before moving product to shrink wrap area


  • Need to climb on and off forklift and move products from production to stretch wrapping area.

  • Move completed product to shipping racks if possible

  • Make sure proper & correct product & shipping labels are attached

  • Unload/Load trucks with Inbound or Outbound material/ perform trailer audit

  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace, operator may have Clean up and Garbage duties from time to time.

  • Safely operate forklift and all coating/converting machinery in order to complete tasks

  • Work cooperatively and productively with other Team members and Supervisors in order to complete tasks with little supervision


Physical Demands

  • Requires intermittent periods of continuous physical exertion such as walking, standing, stooping, bending, climbing, and lifting material some of which may be heavy and awkward.

  • Warehouse environment can expose Team members to temperature fluctuations (hot/cold), noise (ear plugs will be provided), dust

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Lamination-1005

ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.